WILLIE NELSON PLANS 44TH ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY PICNIC
Written by Warren Ellison on April 19, 2017
Willie Nelson has announced the details for his 44th annual Fourth of July Picnic. Nelson’s Fourth of July Picnic will be held, for the third year in a row, at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Joining Nelson and his Family Band at the 2017 Fourth of July Picnic are Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves, Jamey Johnson, Steve Earle, Margo Price, Asleep at the Wheel, the Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Johnny Bush, Billy Joe Shaver and David Allan Coe. Making it a family affair, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real (featuring Nelson’s son Lukas), Insects vs. Robots (featuring Nelson’s son Micah), the Raelyn Nelson Band (featuring Nelson’s granddaughter) and Folk Uke (featuring some of Nelson’s extended family members) will also be taking the stage. Tickets for the 2017 Fourth of July Picnic will go on sale on April 21st and range in price from $39.50 to $89.50.